Giants welcome Dodgers to town

Homestand features: Japanese Heritage Night and Until There's A Cure Day

SAN FRANCISCO, CA. - The 2014 World Champion San Francisco Giants return home for a quick three-game homestand against the Los Angeles Dodgers (May 19-21).

Tuesday, May 19, is Japanese Heritage Night. Fans who purchase a special event ticket will receive access to the pre-game Japanese Heritage Night festival in Seals Plaza from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. and a collector's edition soundchip bobblehead of Japanese American, Travis Ishikawa. Prior to the game, cultural performances will take place on the field for fans to enjoy. Proceeds from each special event ticket sold will benefit local Japanese charities. In addition, SF Hep B Free will be in the Community Clubhouse, located on the Promenade Level behind home plate, to raise awareness for Hepatitis B. Fans who visit the Community Clubhouse will receive a fact card on Hepatitis B featuring a photo of Ishikawa.

It is also Say Hey Tuesday as CSN Bay Area will host Yahoo! Sports Talk Live, Giants Pregame Live, and Giants Postgame Live from Willie Mays Plaza. Fans are invited to come out early and watch their favorite sports analysts. The first 500 fans who come to Willie Mays Plaza and get in line at the Comcast SportsNet tent will receive a Snowglobe.

Wednesday, May 20, is the Giants 22nd annual Until There's A Cure Day, presented by Gilead, raising funds and awareness in the fight against HIV/AIDS, presented by the Giants Community Fund and Gilead Sciences. A portion of every special event ticket sold will go directly to the Until There's A Cure Foundation. The first 20,000 fans in attendance will receive an Until There's A Cure postcard featuring Joe Panik wearing the Bracelet. The Giants Community Fund and the Until There's A Cure Foundation will provide $20,000 in grants to the San Francisco AIDS Foundation and the New Conservatory Theater, two organizations who provide services and treatment to those living with HIV/AIDS. Fans can also support the efforts to find a cure by purchasing Until There's A Cure Bracelets and limited edition Until There's A Cure/Giants t-shirts throughout the game.

 

HOMESTAND AT A GLANCE

All games broadcast on KNBR 680 AM (English radio)

All home games broadcast on 860 AM ESPN Deportes (Spanish radio)

 

 

DAY

 

DATE

 

TIME

 

OPPONENT

 

TV

 

PROMOTION

TUESDAY

May 19

7:15

DODGERS

CSN BA- (HD)

 

WEDNESDAY

May 20

7:15

DODGERS

NBC BA- (HD)

 

THURSDAY

May 21

12:45

DODGERS

CSN BA- (HD)

 

 

COMMUNITY CLUBHOUSE PARTNERS

 

PARTNER

 

CAMPAIGN

 

DATE

 

LOCATION

 

TIME

 

SF Hep B Free

 

In support of Japanese Heritage Night, SF Hep B Free has partnered with the Giants to help create awareness towards providing free and low-cost hepatitis B testing and vaccinations to Asian and Pacific Islander adults throughout San Francisco. 

 

May 19

 

Community Clubhouse on the Promenade Level behind home plate

 

When the gates open thru the 5th inning

 

Until There's A Cure Day 

 

The Giants, along with the Until There's A Cure Foundation, are proud to be partnering on raising awareness and funds for prevention education, care and services in an effort to help find a cure for AIDS. 

 

May 20

 

Community Clubhouse on the Promenade Level behind home plate

 

When the gates open thru the 5th inning

 

Immaculate Conception Academy

.Swing by the Community Clubhouse as welcome a Catholic college preparatory school, focused on educating young women for a life of faith, integrity and service. As a Cristo Rey school in the Dominican tradition, they are committed to providing both excellent education and meaningful corporate work study experiences to students of limited financial resources.

 

May 21

 

Community Clubhouse on the Promenade Level behind home plate

 

When the gates open thru the 5th inning